Georgia Southern University Baseball Players Who Made it to the Major Leagues

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a comprehensive chart of every Georgia Southern University alumni who played baseball at Georgia Southern University AND made it to the Major League level.

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Georgia Southern College
"Eagles"

Major League Baseball Player Alumni

1.
1966 - 1968
2.
1967 - 1967
3.
1968 - 1970
4.
1972 - 1973
5.
1973 - 1974
6.
1975 - 1975
7.
1979 - 1979
8.
1980 - 1982

Georgia Southern University
"Eagles"

Major League Baseball Player Alumni

9.
1989 - 1991
10.
1990 - 1993
11.
1990 - 1992
12.
2000 - 2002
13.
2002 - 2003
14.
2004 - 2006
15.
2004 - 2006
16.
2012 - 2014
Georgia Southern University M.L.B. Player Alumni
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Georgia Southern University's baseball program started in 1933, Ken Szotkiewicz was the first former Eagle to make it to the Major League level. Names that appear in bold print are in the Georgia Southern University Hall of Fame.

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Ken Szotkiewicz was first drafted in 1965, by the Phillies, but did not sign. He was drafted again in 1967, by the Twins, but did not sign. In 1968, Ken finally signed with the Detroit Tigers and became the second major league ballplayer whose last name starts with Sz (the first was Joe Szekely ).

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